UC College of Medicine and Children's Hospital Medical Center
The UC College of Medicine and Cincinnati Children's Hospital provide an exciting and supportive environment for biomedical research training that prepares graduates for careers in academic research, biotech and pharma companies, public policy, and education.
Our world renowned faculty consistently rank in the top 8% of faculty nationwide for sponsored funding in basic science and clinical research - with over $300 million annually to support cutting edge research, talented postdoctoral fellows and promising graduate trainees.
UC and CCHMC are nationally recognized leaders in many areas of basic science research, especially in cancer biology, cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary biology, environmental health, gastrointestinal and epithelial biology, immunology and infectious diseases (including HIV/AIDS), metabolic disorders (diabetes and obesity), perinatal and early child development, nanomedicine and neuroscience.
Your participation in this research will help contribute to discovering causes and potential cures for diseases such as Cystic Fibrosis, Asthma, Heart Disease, neurological disorders (such as Alzheimer’s) and Cancer.
On the Leading Edge
Biomedical Research at UC enjoys a rich history of discovery and innovation. Our investigators are credited with many firsts, from the oral, live-virus polio vaccine and the first medical laser lab in the country, to the first commercial antihistamine (Benadryl). UC scientists are literally transforming the way we live and work!
UC’s creative environment has led to the discovery and/or development of:
- First medical laser lab in the country
- Oral polio vaccine
- Heart-Lung machine
- Clark Oxygen electrode
- Fogarty Heart Catheter
- Cardiac imaging agent (Cardiolyte)
- First commercial antihistamine (Benadryl)
Office of Graduate Education
PO Box 670548
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0548
Phone: (513) 558-7340
Fax: (513) 558-2850
Mail Location: 0548
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